Welfare Officer: Anne Tucker
See Anne’s biography here;
Torquay Tennis Club Limited acknowledges the duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and adults at risk. The club is committed to ensuring safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance and complies with best practice and LTA requirements.
A copy of the club’s full Safeguarding policy along with the Diversity and Inclusion policy and the Whistleblowing Policy is available from Steve Maslen, Club Manager or by clicking on the relevant links below – you will also find the Code of Conduct for Coaches & Staff, Parents and Children within these documents;
The club’s safeguarding policy recognises that the welfare and interests of children and adults at risk are paramount in all circumstances.
It aims to ensure that regardless of age, ability or disability, gender reassignment, race, religion
or belief, sex or sexual orientation, socio-economic background, all children:
Torquay Tennis Club Limited acknowledges that some children, including disabled children and young people or those from ethnic minority communities, can be particularly vulnerable to abuse and we accept the responsibility to take reasonable and appropriate steps to ensure their welfare.
As part of our safeguarding policy Torquay Tennis Club Limited will:
The club’s policy and procedures will be widely promoted and are mandatory for everyone involved in Torquay Tennis Club Limited.
Failure to comply with the policy and procedures will be addressed and may result in dismissal/exclusion from the club.
The club’s safeguarding policy will be reviewed every two years, or sooner in the following circumstances: